The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Project Manager
Rank 159 153 157
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 9 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.22% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -23.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3427 3089 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.83% 95.43% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2030 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Scotland region.

Software Project Manager Salary Trend in Scotland

Software Project Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Project Manager within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -14 6 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Glasgow - 3 £42,500 -
Software Project Manager
UK

Software Project Manager
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) MS Project
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Degree

Software Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Software Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Project
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Change Management
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 2 (12.50%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago